London Irish

News and reports from London Irish RFC.

Exiles’ legend signs new deal

Club record try-scorer Topsy Ojo has extended his contract at London Irish as the campaign gathers pace ahead of the play-offs. The..

April 4, 2017

Dream Team: Topsy Ojo – London Irish wing

1. Clarke Dermody – It can’t be bad when your prop has hands like a centre as well as being able to scrummage. He was a class act..

March 27, 2017

Young Gun: Ben Loader – England U18s full-back

Breaking into senior rugby ranks is high on Ben Loader’s agenda but for now his focus is on ending his schoolboy career with a Red Rose..

March 3, 2017

Allinson to re-join Bath on a two-year deal

Bath have announced that scrum-half Darren Allinson has agreed a deal to re-join the Club on a two-year contract from the start of next..

February 21, 2017

Young Gun: Josh Basham – Wellington College captain

Leaving Wellington College having made history is no easy feat but that is what Josh Basham is already certain to do after he became the..

February 10, 2017

London Irish statement on move to Brentford

London Irish appear one step closer to securing a move back to London with the news that Hounslow Council has said that rugby can be played..

February 10, 2017

Exiles prop joins Exiles

London Irish have secured the services of former tighthead Lovejoy Chawatama from London Welsh until the end of the season. The..

January 31, 2017

London Irish bring in London Welsh lock

London Irish have bolstered their second-row options with the acquisition of Josh McNally from London Welsh until the end of the season...

January 10, 2017

It’s too tough here to ever relax, says Ben Franks

World Cup-winning Kiwi prop Ben Franks reckons Championship forwards are every bit as physical as those at international level – a fact..

January 4, 2017

20 Questions: Joe Cokanasiga – London Irish wing

Enjoyed the past few weeks? Very much so! I’ve been playing a fair bit in the first team which has been a great experience. There’s..

December 28, 2016